Big Shoal RV Country

6821 Gateway Dr, Joplin, MO 64804
Big Shoal RV Country
Big Shoal RV Country
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81 total RV sites, can accommodate RVs up to 42ft. Our 84-acre park features paved roads and spacious, full hookup sites with large concrete pads and patios, partial hookups, pull thrus, back ins, 30/50 amp, dump station, FREE unlimited WiFi, Satellite friendly unobstructed view of the southern sky, rental accommodations/cabins, restrooms, showers, propane refill station, RV Repair and Detail shop, visitor/guest mail accepted, catch & release fishing in 10-acre stocked lake, canoeing, biking, nature watching, security.

Important Campground Notes

Open year-round! PA is valid for 3 nights max. PA cannot be combined with another discount or special offer. Credit cards accepted. Pets welcome. Horses welcome. *Rates are for up to 2 adults and 4 children. $8 per extra adult and $6 per extra child.


Traveling West: Take I-44 west toward Joplin. Merge onto I-498/US-71 S via Exit 11 toward Neosho/Fort Smith. Take the Gateway Dr/I-49 Bus Loop/MO-175 exit, Exit 33. Turn right onto Gatway Dr/Bus loop N. Traveling East: Take I-44 east toward Joplin. Merge onto I-49 S/US-71 S via Exit 11A toward Neosho/Fort Smith. Take the Gateway Dr/I-49 Bus Loop/MO-175 exit, Exit 33. Turn right onto Gateway Dr/Bus Loop N.

  • Big Rig Friendly

  • Pull-Thrus

  • Back-Ins

  • Full Hookups

  • Partial Hookups

  • 30 Amp Service

  • 50 Amp Service

  • Water

  • Sewer

  • Wi-Fi Access

  • Showers

  • Biking

  • Canoeing

  • Fishing

  • Nature Watching

  • Pets Welcome

  • Credit Cards

  • Rental Accommodations

  • Propane

  • Security

  • Horses Welcome


Big Shoal RV Country is a family & pet-friendly RV Park and Campground tucked away in the Ozarks of Southwest Missouri just on the outskirts of Joplin - where I-44, I-49, and Historic Route 66 form crossroads. Superb scenery, clean air, and mile seasons make Big Shoal RV Country the perfect stop 365 days a year!

Area Attractions

In Carthage, MO: Precious Moments Chapel. In Neosho, MO: Neosho National Fish Hatchery Visitor Center. In Springfield, MO: Wilson's Creek National Battlefield, Wonders Of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium, and Historic Downtown Springfield. In Bentonville, AR: Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, The Amazeum, The Walmart Museum, Arkansas Music Pavilion, and Pinnacle Hills Outdoor Mall. In Tulsa, OK: Gathering Place riverfront park, The Philbrook Museum of Art, and the Tulsa Air and Space Museum.


Easy location off the freeway (there is some noise, but it's not overwhelming). Friendly folks. Decent price. Wifi is okay (I clocked about 4mps). Sites are a good size. My site was quite sloped. Had to have my front wheels way off the ground on my motorhome.

Michael Miller 1/22/2022
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